The qualification provides, from a basic level, skills and knowledge that could lead to further education in IT or related areas, as well as underpinning other educational sectors to higher levels of competency for those required to work independently or supervise others. For those moving into their first job role, the ITQ can provide the confidence to work effectively with ICT and deal with tasks that are straightforward or routine. A Level 2 user can make use of predefined or commonly used IT tools for activities that are at times non-routine or unfamiliar; they will be able to devise solutions to use IT tools to improve productivity. Any aspect that is unfamiliar will require support and advice from other people.
This qualification could help you get a job in areas such as: